Muscat

Muscat has been inhabited since at least 1000 BCE and for centuries was an important trading port on the Maritime Silk Road. Today it is the capital of the Sultanate of and its most important and populous city.
Photo: Paasikivi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Mosque
The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is the main mosque in the Sultanate of , located in the capital city of Muscat. Photo: Mostafameraji, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Stadium
The Sultan Qaboos Stadium at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex, also known locally as Boshar, is a government-owned multi-purpose stadium in the district of Muscat, . Photo: Pranav21391, Public domain.

Shopping center
is one of the largest shopping mall in .

Hotel
Photo: Gary Denham, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is one of the wilayats of , in northeastern .

Village
is a village in , in northeastern .

Village
is a village in , in northeastern .

Muscat

Latitude
23.5882° or 23° 35' 17.5" north
Longitude
58.3829° or 58° 22' 58.6" east
Open Location Code
7HMWH9QM+75
Population
1,090,000
IATA airport code
MCT
United Nations Location Code
OM MCT
Elevation
14 metres (46 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 226881400
Geo­Names ID
287286
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Masqaṭ
  • Achinese: Muskat
  • Afar: Maskat
  • Afrikaans: Maskat
  • Albanian: Maskat
  • Albanian: Muskat
  • Amharic: መስከት
  • Arabic: Muscat
  • Arabic: مسقط
  • Arabic: مسقط، عمان
  • Armenian: Մասկատ
  • Armenian: Մասքաթ
  • Arpitan: Mascate
  • Asturian: Mascate
  • Asturian: Masqat
  • Awadhi: मस्कट
  • Azerbaijani: Maskat
  • Banjar: Masqat
  • Bashkir: Маскат
  • Basque: Maskat
  • Belarusian: Маскат
  • Bengali: মাস্কট
  • Bengali: মাস্কাট
  • Bosnian: Maskat
  • Bosnian: Muskat
  • Breton: Masqat
  • Bulgarian: Маскат
  • Catalan: Masqat
  • Cebuano: Muscat
  • Central Bikol: Muscat
  • Central Kurdish: مەسقەت
  • Chechen: Маскат
  • Chinese: Muscat
  • Chinese: 馬斯喀特
  • Chinese: 马斯喀特
  • Chuvash: Маскат
  • Croatian: Muskat
  • Czech: Maskat
  • Danish: Muscat
  • Dimli (individual language): Masqat
  • Dotyali: मस्कट
  • Dutch: Mascate
  • Dutch: Maskat
  • Dutch: Masqat
  • Dutch: Muscat
  • Egyptian Arabic: مسقط
  • English: Muscat, Oman
  • Esperanto: Maskato
  • Estonian: Masqaţ
  • Fiji Hindi: Muscat
  • Finnish: Masqat
  • French: Mascate
  • French: Masqat
  • French: Muscat
  • Galician: Mascate
  • Georgian: მასკატი
  • German: Maskat
  • Greek: Μουσκάτ
  • Gujarati: મસ્કટ
  • Haitian: Mascat
  • Hakka Chinese: Muscat
  • Hausa: Muscat
  • Hawaiian: Muscat
  • Hebrew: מאסקט
  • Hebrew: מסקט
  • Hindi: मस्कट
  • Hindi: मस्क़त
  • Hungarian: Maszkat
  • Icelandic: Múskat
  • Ido: Muscat
  • Iloko: Muscat
  • Indonesian: Muskat
  • Irish: Muscat
  • Italian: Mascate
  • Italian: Muscat
  • Japanese: マスカット
  • Kabyle: Masqaṭ
  • Kalaallisut: Masqat, Oman
  • Kalaallisut: Masqat
  • Kannada: ಮಸ್ಕಟ್
  • Kannada: ಮಸ್ಕಾತ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Maskat
  • Kazakh: Маскат
  • Kazakh: Маскат қаласы
  • Kirghiz: Маскат
  • Korean: 무스카트
  • Kurdish: Mesqet
  • Lao: Muscat, Oman
  • Latin: Mascate
  • Latin: Mascatum
  • Latvian: Maskata
  • Ligurian: Muscàt
  • Lithuanian: Maskatas
  • Livvi: Maskat
  • Lombard: Mascate
  • Luxembourgish: Maskat
  • Macedonian: Мускат
  • Maithili: मस्कट, ओमान
  • Malagasy: Masqat
  • Malay: Muscat, Oman
  • Malay: Muscat
  • Malayalam: മസ്കറ്റ്
  • Marathi: मस्कत
  • Min Dong Chinese: Muscat
  • Min Nan Chinese: Muscat
  • Mingrelian: მასკატი
  • Mongolian: Маскат
  • Moroccan Arabic: مسقط
  • Nepali: मस्कट, ओमान
  • Norwegian: Muskat
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Muskat (Oman)
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Muskat
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Muscat
  • Occitan (post 1500): Mascate
  • Oriya: ମସ୍କଟ
  • Ossetian: Маскат
  • Panjabi: ਮਸਕਟ
  • Panjabi: ਮਸਕਤ
  • Papiamento: Muscat
  • Persian: مسقط
  • Piemontese: Mascate
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Muskat
  • Polish: Maskat
  • Portuguese: Mascate
  • Portuguese: Muscat
  • Pushto: مسقط
  • Romanian: Muscat
  • Russia Buriat: Маскат
  • Russian: Маскат
  • Sardinian: Mascate
  • Scots: Muscat, Oman
  • Scots: Muscat
  • Scottish Gaelic: Muscat
  • Serbian: Маскат
  • Serbo-Croatian: Muscat
  • Shona: Muscat
  • Silesian: Maskat
  • Sinhala: මස්කට්
  • Slovak: Maskat
  • Slovenian: Muškat
  • South Azerbaijani: مسقط
  • Spanish: Mascate
  • Swahili: Muskat
  • Swedish: Muskat
  • Tagalog: Maskate
  • Tagalog: Muscat
  • Tajik: Масқат
  • Tamil: மஸ்கட்
  • Tamil: மஸ்கத்
  • Telugu: మస్కట్
  • Thai: มัสกัต
  • Tibetan: མི་སི་ཁ་ཁྲི།
  • Turkish: Maskat
  • Turkmen: Maskat
  • Udmurt: Маскат
  • Uighur: مۇسكات
  • Ukrainian: Маскат
  • Upper Sorbian: Maskat
  • Upper Sorbian: Muscat
  • Urdu: مسقط
  • Uzbek: Maskat
  • Veps: Maskat
  • Vietnamese: Muscat, Oman
  • Vietnamese: Muscat
  • Volapük: Mäskat
  • Waray (Philippines): Muscat
  • Welsh: Muscat
  • Western Armenian: Մասքաթ
  • Western Frisian: Maskat
  • Western Panjabi: مسقط
  • Wu Chinese: 马斯喀特
  • Yoruba: Muscat
  • Yue Chinese: 馬斯喀特
  • Masquat
  • Muskaat

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